Major Discovery Assistance

Getting Started

Choosing a major can seem like a daunting and overwhelming task, but you have the information as well as the resources to make it easier!

  • If you haven't already done so, read through the college catalog to learn more about the majors and courses offered at Cedar Crest College. Talk to professors in the departments you are considering and also speak to students. Meet with your faculty advisor for guidance or schedule an appointment with the director of Career Planning.
  • Take some of the self assessments, like Focus, to discover what occupations match your interests and values.
  • Other resources:
    • ResearchGate Job Board - ResearchGate allows you to network with the largest global community dedicated to science and research: we help you to expand your contacts, share knowledge and find potential research partners.
    • Job Shadow - Job Shadow is an ongoing collection of interviews conducted with people involved in various careers and professions. Interviews done from a wide variety of careers, from Bank Vice President to Speech Pathologist to Website Designer

Learn More

Explore the links below to discover some possible career choices for each of the programs offered by the College.

Last Updated: 7/24/12